Category Archives: Business

accounting

Key Benefits of Outsourcing to an Accountant Which You Might Not Have Considered  

While there is no denying that there are plenty of companies out there with inhouse accountants/departments who function well and deliver excellent results; there are some major benefits to outsourcing which you may not have considered. Continue reading Key Benefits of Outsourcing to an Accountant Which You Might Not Have Considered  

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How to source good quality wholesale providers

Any business that wants to start functioning well from the first day of its conception must have a good wholesaler backing them so that it can have a steady supply of the goods that it wants to sell. Finding a good quality wholesaler is also important for shops that deal with foreign imports.  The following are some of the ways in which you can source for these suppliers without getting a headache: Continue reading How to source good quality wholesale providers

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Bulk Buying to Increase Your Bottom Line

Increasing your bottom line as business is something all business owners focus on and want to do if you don’t then you shouldn’t start your own business. However, creating growth is not as simple as it sounds and it is easier to dream of than to do. During this post, I will look at some of the ways you can do this by purchasing products in large quantities and managing effective economies of scale. Continue reading Bulk Buying to Increase Your Bottom Line

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Great Home Careers for the Creative

If you have a flair for creativity there are many business opportunities which can be started from your own home. The great thing about being creative is you either have it or you don’t. Sure, you can sharpen your skills by learning certain techniques in whichever field you specialise, but most people with any artistic ability seem to have been born that way, or at least developed the skill at a very young age. This talent can be a wonderful gift for people who either don’t want to do a traditional 9 to 5 job, or people who need to stay at home for whatever reason. Continue reading Great Home Careers for the Creative

Construction

Advances in Construction Safety

The construction industry has moved on a lot over the past few decades. Advancements in machinery, materials, and health and safety procedures have made building sites much more productive, and much more environmentally friendly. In particular  the introduction of permit-to-work systems have been of immeasurable value not only in construction but in all heavy industries where worker safety is a major concern. The basic principle of permit-to-work schemes is to ensure a central governing authority takes responsibility for all the various tasks which are being carried out within a particular area. With projects in construction, engineering, shipping, and mining becoming ever more complex there is a requirement to micro-manage the many activities which may be independent of one another yet share the same workspace. Continue reading Advances in Construction Safety